The IE8 Beta 2 is available for public. You can download it at
I like the simply design of the new IE8 website
According to the article in www.news.com, there is a close competition between IE8 and other browsers particularly Firefox!
I leave it for you to judge, you can read the article here.
You can be part of the Facebook fans of the "IE8 Facebook Fan!"
If you are the developer, you recommend to visit http://msdn.microsoft.com/IE for code in some of the new features such as Web Slice, Accelerators, CSS and etcs.
Give a try today 😉